Showing posts from June, 2016

Online Auctions - Bid Now - Save Money

Online Auctions with no Buyer's Premium going on now...Hurry and Bid to register and bid at no cost! 800-850-2252 Dates:   Bidding Opens Tuesday, June 28th 9am - Closes Wed., June 29th various times Dates:  Bidding Opens Tuesday, July 12th 9am - Closes Wed. July 13th various times Location:  Broussard, Louisiana & 13340 Florida Blvd. Livingston, LA 70754 ( I-12, Exit 22 ) Two Different Locations Call for Directions 800-850-2252 No Buyer's Premiums or Hidden Fees! Proxy bid on any lot up to 24 hours before the auction starts. Enter the Auction Here > Dates:   Bidding Opens Tuesday, June 28th 9am - Closes Wed., June 29th various times LOT 3620 2005 GROVE TMS500E   40 Ton Cap Crane - located in Livingston, LA LOT 3647 2006 CAT 400KW Generator   - located at 3507 Captain Cade Rd. Broussard, LA 70518 (hard hats and steel toe boots required) LOT 4028 CAT XQ100-4 100KW Generato r  - located at 3507 Captain Cade Rd. Broussard

History of Auctions

In today's society the auction industry has transformed dramatically over the past 2,000 years. Yes, you read that correctly... Records handed down from ancient Greeks document auctions occurring as far back as 500 B.C. At this time, women were auctioned off as wives. In Rome, around the time of Christ, auctions were popular for family estates and the selling of war plunder. One of the most significant historical auctions occurred in 193 A.D. when the Praetorian Guard put the entire Roman Empire on the auction block. American auctions date back to the arrival of the Pilgrims on America’s eastern shores in the 1600's and continued in popularity during colonization with the sale of crops, imports, livestock, tools, slaves and entire farms. Colonels during the American Civil War were the only people allowed to auction war plunder and today many auctioneers carry the title of “Colonel.” Auction schools came to the United States in the early 1900's. The Great Depression creat

Do you want to Make Money? Sell at Auction!

Send us your surplus equipment, trucks, trailers, farming equipment, pick-ups, autos, campers, RV's, ATV's, etc... (We sell almost anything!!) and get a check in 14 business days! Henderson Auctions is excited to announce our Summer Contractor’s Equipment Auction at o ur Livingston, Louisiana location. This site is conveniently located between Baton Rouge, LA and  New Orleans, LA . We will be liquidating heavy equipment, tractor trucks, trailers, farming equipment, pick-ups and marine items from multiple contractors, rental companies, government agencies, banks and lending institutions on Thursday, Friday & Saturday, July 28th, 29th & 30th, 2016.  This annual summer auction will be internationally advertised with worldwide trade publications such as; Machinery Trader, Truck Paper, Tractor House,, African Machinery Trader, Middle East Equipment, etc. Our strategic marketing allows for world-wide internet bidding that creates top dollar for your i